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Gbemisola Okunoye

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8061 Obstetrics & Gynecology

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About Gbemisola Okunoye

Senior Attending Physician

Dr. Okunoye has over 21 years of experience in the field of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He completed his postgraduate training in Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Maternal Medicine at the Simpson Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh, UK. He is currently an Assistant Professor of clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar.

Prior to joining Sidra, Dr. Okunoye was a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at the University Hospital of South Manchester, UK, and the Lead for Maternal Medicine and Antenatal Diabetes service. He was also an honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Manchester Medical School and is a member of the Association of Medical Educators in Europe. Dr. Okunoye has been a clinician and lecturer with Sidra since 2014.

  •   Degrees:  MBBS, MRCOG, FWACS
  •   Specialities:  Obstetrics and Gynecology
Years of Experience
Clinical Excellence Awards


Gestational Diabetes in the Gulf Region: Streamlining care to optimize outcome
A critical overview of the screening and diagnostic approaches to Gestational Diabetes in the Gulf cooperation countries and making a case for a streamlined care pathway that optimizes maternal and fe...
Steve Lindow, Justin Konje, Sefjulah Perva, Gbemisola Okunoye
Diabesity and pregnancy: Management dilemmas
The article appraises the maternal and fetal risks associated with the Diabetes-Obesity complex during pregnancy and proposes evidence based strategies to improve overall care and outcome. Diabesity ...
Basil Issa; Sarah Davies, Gbemisola Okunoye
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Pica in pregnant women with Diabetes: Does it really exist?
This publication determined the extent of the practice of pica among pregnant women who were attending the Joint Antenatal Diabetes clinic through a service review survey. Pica is the deliberate inges...
Catherine Head, Basil Issa, Gbemisola Okunoye
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Acute Myocardial infarction in pregnancy following unlicenced use of methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstacy)
A report and review of literature on the management of myocardial infarction during pregnancy. It also highlights the risks associated with substance misuse during pregnancy. Scottish Medical Journal...
Philip Dutton, Gbemisola Okunoye
In-patient cervical priming for post- date induction of labour in low risk women: it is time for a rethink
Abstract on the feasibility and acceptability of outpatient cervical priming. BJOG. 2015;122 (S1): 203 ep10.102(British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, world congress supplement S1-obgyn.onlin...
Bandyopadhay D, Leigh-Atkins, Gbemisola O
Caesarean Scar Pregnancy: diagnostic challenges and management options
The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. RCOG, London. (Accepted 2016)...
Pradeep Jayaram, Gbemisola Okunoye, Justin Konje